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USS Essex
Essex Amphibious Ready Group Returns from Seven Month Deployment
Essex ARG, 15th MEU Enter U.S. 3rd Fleet Area of Operations
Essex ARG, 15th MEU Arrive in 7th Fleet Area of Operations
Essex Amphibious Ready Group and 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit Depart U.S. 5th Fleet
USS Essex Conducts Strait of Hormuz Transit
USS Essex Celebrates LGBT Pride Month
USS Essex Drops Anchor in Hong Kong
Essex Sailors Complete Intense Weapons Qualifications
U.S. Navy, to Showcase Joint Seabasing Exercise
SAAPM 2015: ESSEX Sailors Doing Their Part
Commander Task Force 51 Visits Essex ARG/MEU
USS Essex Hosts 2014  Holiday Bowl Luncheon
The Last Ship Premiere
Essex Conducts Change of Command
USS Essex (LHD 2) Underway
Essex Sailors Hold Memorial Day Breakfast for WW II Shipmates
A Sailor assigned to USS Essex (LHD 2) reunites with his family after the ship arrived in San Diego.
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USS Essex Chief Petty Officers Stand in Formation for Hull Swap.
Capt. David Fluker answers questions for the Japanese media.
Physical Training on board USS Essex (lhd2)
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Yeoman 2nd Class Kyle Parker takes his first class petty officer advancement examination.
LCAC enters well deck of USS Essex.
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Chief of Navy’s Chaplain Corps Visits USS Essex
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Sailors man the forward lookout watch on the signal bridge of USS Essex (LHD 2) as the ship arrives in Manila for a port visit.
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Marine Corps 236th Birthday Celebration
Sailors take the oath of allegiance during a naturalization ceremony held aboard USS Essex
Marines assigned to the 31st MEU prepare to disembark the USS Essex
USS Essex (LHD 2) Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Justin Mitchell, right, fires the shot line to  USNS Matthew Perry (T-AKE 9)
High mobility multi-purpose vehicles with the 31st MEU drive onto the USS Essex (LHD 2) at White Beach Naval Facility Okinawa
USS Essex (LHD 2) Sailors Complete Ordnance Onload Prior to Deployment
AV-8B Harrier with Marine Attack Squadron 214 lands on the flight deck of the USS Essex (LHD 2)
USS Essex (LHD 2) launches a RIM-7P Sea Sparrow missile during a live-fire missile exercise
USS Essex (LHD 2) Crew Celebrates Centennial of Naval Aviation
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Biological and radiological protection gear drill on board USS Essex (LHD 2).
Fleet Master Chief Visits USS Essex
Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force cadets during a tour of USS Essex
31st MEU walk down the pier at White Beach Naval Facility to embark the USS Essex
Essex (LHD 2) departs Fleet Activities Sasebo
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USS Essex sailors participate in command physical training
USS Essex Returns to Sasebo
USS Essex (LHD 2) to offload vehicles from the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit
USS Essex (LHD 2) transits in formation as JS Hyuga (DDH 181) transits in the background.
Sailors attached to USS Essex (LHD 2) move a fishing boat from a harbor on Oshima Island, Japan.
Sailors with Amphibious Squadron 11 direct Japanese utility repair vehicles onto Landing Craft Unit 1634.
U.S. Marines and a member of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force unload humanitarian assistance and disaster relief supplies
Sailors move supplies into the hangar bay of USS Essex (LHD 2)
USS Essex (LHD 2) in support of Operation Tomodachi
Radiological control technicians inspect cargo for possible low-level radioactive contamination
A member of a Navy radiological assistance team, undergoes a radiological scan after arriving on the flight deck of USS Essex
An MH-60S Sea Hawk helicopter transports humanitarian assistance supplies.
Sailors on the bridge of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) navigate the ship to the coast of Japan.
Sailors assigned to USS Essex (LHD 2) and Marines from the 31st MEU return to the ship at Sepangar Naval Base
USS Essex Sailors Visit Cambodian Orphanage
USS Essex Hosts Flight Deck Reception in Cambodia
 Sailors direct a Royal Thai Navy Bell 212 helicopter aboard USS Essex (LHD 2).
Ships of the forward-deployed Essex Amphibious Ready Group (ARG), USS Stockdale and Royal Thai Navy ship HTMS Surin
Marines board a CH-46E Sea Knight helicopter while an MH-60S Sea Hawk prepares to land on the flight deck of USS Essex
Marines from the 31st MEU embark the USS Essex (LHD2) for a patrol in the Western Pacific.
Sailors and Marines unload 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit armories and equipment from a Landing Craft Utility 1634 to USS Denver
Capt. David Fluker walks through side boys during a change of command ceremony
Juliet Wharf provides upgraded facilities for the amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2), JMSDF Ships and other visiting ship
USS Essex Returns To Sasebo
Keen Sword 2011 in Japan
A landing craft air cushion (LCAC) from the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force
USS Essex making a port visit to hong kong
Aviation boatswain's mates clean wheel stop combing.
Sea and Anchor Detail form the Flight Deck Of USS ESSEX (LHD 2)
M-240B Machine Gun Fire Exercise
Commander James Johnson, command chaplain aboard the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2)
Seaman Brandon Cash assists in recovering Marines assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit
Members of the Indian armed forces tour the bridge of the amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2).
The forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) launches a RIM-7P Sea Sparrow missile from the ship's forward NAT
Marine aviation ordnancemen move away from a AV-8B Harrier jet aircraft after arming a GBU-12 Paveway II laser guided bomb on th
Marines assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit fire handguns on the flight deck of the forward-deployed amphibious assau
Marines assigned to the 31st MEU, embarked aboard USS Essex enter the well deck during CRRC operations
An AV-8B Harrier jet aircraft lands on the flight deck of the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2).
Lt. j.g. Peter Rusch points to a ship in Sasebo Harbor as the forward-deployed amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD 2) gets un
Hull Technician 3rd Class Rachel Stubbs demonstrates how to use a self-contained breathing apparatus as part of a Board of Inspe
Senior military and civil leaders of the United States and Japan observe a fireworks display aboard USS Essex (LHD 2)
Ships transit in formation in the Gulf of Thailand during exercise Cobra Gold 2010.
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